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CSD survey: ‘82 per cent of children do not know vital emergency hotline numbers’

CSD survey: ‘82 per cent of children do not know vital emergency hotline numbers’

Survey was conducted on a random sample of 108 children, aged 4 – 12, during the Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival in May 2022

  • Hanadi Al Yafei: The results affirm the need to rally efforts to raise children’s awareness and ensure their safety and protection in times of crisis.
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SCRF continues to spread the joy of reading among children, concludes 13th edition attracting 112,000+ visitors over 12 days 

SCRF continues to spread the joy of reading among children, concludes 13th edition attracting 112,000+ visitors over 12 days 

  • The Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival offered more than 1,900 activities to advance knowledge and stimulate creativity in young learners of all age groups
  • Hosted the world’s first International Booksellers Conference to connect and empower retailers and distributors worldwide  

Ahmed Al Ameri: We continue on our journey of leaving a lasting and global impact of SCRF year on year as envisioned by His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah.

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Man on a mission at SCRF 2022 to help aspiring authors realise their dream

Man on a mission at SCRF 2022 to help aspiring authors realise their dream

Joseph Michael, who assisted 20 new writers launch their careers in Sharjah since September, says the Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival is a key platform to connect with the UAE’s emerging literary talents 

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UAEBBY celebrates the ‘Mexican Board on Books for Young People’ during the 13th edition of SCRF

UAEBBY celebrates the ‘Mexican Board on Books for Young People’ during the 13th edition of SCRF

Sharjah, May 22, 2022

The Mexican Board on Books for Young People was celebrated as the Guest of Honour of the UAE Board on Books for Young People (UAEBBY) at the 13th edition of the Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival, which runs at Expo Centre Sharjah which under the theme ‘Create Creativity’.

Marwa Al Aqroubi, President of UAEBBY, received Counsellor Federico Chabaud, Deputy Head of Mission at the Mexican Consulate in Dubai, at UAEBBY’s pavilion, where he was briefed on the council’s efforts in advancing children’s literature.

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“مكتبات الشارقة” تشارك في مهرجان الشارقة القرائي للطفل” بـ14 ورشة تفاعلية

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“مكتبات الشارقة” تشارك في مهرجان الشارقة القرائي للطفل”

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